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|Topic: pfsense WAN set as DHCP and accessing the VDSL bridged modem by registered user sams ( 11 months ago ) |
11 months ago
Post was edited.
If you run PPPOE with a VDSL it is quite trivial to access the modem when its in bridged mode so i digress..
However, if you run the interface in DHCP mode it gets tricky, yes tricky but doable.
pfsense box may be 192.168.1.254
bridged modem may be 192.168.100.254
Interfaces / WAN -> 'Alias IPv4 address' 192.168.100.252/32
Routing -> Gateways - Add
Gateway Monitoring (ticked) Disable Gateway Monitoring
Use non-local gateway (ticked) 'Use non-local gateway through interface specific route.'
Now, Firewall -> NAT -> Outbound: new rule
Interface WAN, Source (local LAN) 192.168.1.0/24, Destination 192.168.100.0/24
and under Translation, choose Address 'Other Subnet (enter below)'
Other subnet: 192.168.100.252/32, then save.
You might be able to get away with a 'reset states' but id reboot pfsense box for simplicity.
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